CECC removes Cambodia from its list of medium-risk countries as infections in the country continue to riseAuthor：資管中心 Date：2021-04-14
On April 14, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) reported that COVID-19 continued to spread in Cambodia and the country’s cases were on an upward trend recently, with new infections exceeding the limit of the standard for the CECC’s list of medium-risk countries/regions. Therefore, the CECC will remove Cambodia from its list of medium-risk countries/region, effective immediately. The latest list of the risk categories for countries/regions is as follows:
1. Low-risk countries/regions: New Zealand, Macao, Palau, Fiji, Brunei, Laos, Nauru, the Marshall Islands, Bhutan, Australia, Singapore, Vietnam.
2. Medium-risk countries/regions: Hong Kong.
The CECC reported that a cumulative total of 197,037 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 195,430. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 1067 cases. Of the 1067 confirmed cases, 951 are imported; 77 are indigenous; 36 are naval crew members aboard the Panshi fast combat support ship; 2 are infections on an aircraft; 1 case has unknown sources of infection; and 1 case (Case #530) has been removed (Case #530 is not assigned to any patients). Of the confirmed cases, there have been 11 deaths, and 1029 patients have been released from isolation, with the other 27 patients remaining hospitalized in isolation.